Jackie Stewart covers community banks and mergers and acquisitions for American Banker. She joined the publication in 2011 as a breaking news reporter before joining the community banking team. Prior to working at American Banker, Jackie wrote about civil court cases for VerdictSearch and taught for two years in the Bronx, N.Y., through Teach for America.
Optimism that the #MeToo movement will have a positive influence is high among bankers who participated in a recent survey on sexual harassment. But there is also concern that it could lead to gender discrimination in hiring and mentoring.